• This Wednesday, July 27, 2016 photo acclaimed Mexican-American author Sandra Cisneros talks about a new art exhibit based by her 1984 novel "The House of Mango Street" at the National Hispanic Cultural Center in Albuquerque, N.M. "The House on Mango Street: Artists Interpret Community" features major themes of the 1984 influential book, including hope, personal dreams, hardship, disillusionment, and family. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)

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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Noted Mexican-American writer Sandra Cisneros says New Mexico needs a “truth and reconciliation commission” like South Africa to address its history of violence between Hispanics and Native Americans.

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